2013 Spring Meeting and 9th GCPS Winners

May 31, 2013
Two drawings were held at the 2013 AIChE Spring Meeting and 9th Global Congress on Process Safety. Here are the winners of the iPad and iPad mini.

AIChE Announces 2013 Gala Dates, Theme, and Honorees

May 20, 2013
AIChE’s 2013 Awards Gala will be held on Thursday, November 21, in New York City. This year’s gala, which celebrates excellence in advancing engineering ethics, will honor David M. Cote, Chairman and CEO of Honeywell; David T. Seaton, Chairman and CEO of Fluor; and Stephen F. Angel, Chairman, President and CEO of Praxair.

YCOSST Questionnaire for Sustainability Professionals: Helen Lou

May 6, 2013
Every month, AIChE's Youth Council for Sustainable Science and Technology (YCOSST) will present profiles of sustainability professionals or those with a background in sustainability. Learn about their educational background, current employer/title, job function, and how sustainability plays a part in their industry, university or agency.

Dr. John McKetta, Jr. Honored at Spring Meeting

May 1, 2013
Dr. John McKetta, Jr., was honored at this years Spring Meeting in San Antonio. He shared highlights of his journey towards his successful career in chemical engineering research and education.

An Invention’s Nonobviousness May Not Be Obvious

April 22, 2013
M. HENRY HEINES, PhD, JD, is a chemical engineer and patent attorney with expertise in organic and inorganic chemistry, chemical and mechanical engineering, nanotechnology, biotechnology, and medical devices. Read his CEP article on the importance of novelty for a patent.